Today's Big Stories

City beefs up security as taxi operators prepare to protest

The police presence in the CBD will be high today as taxi drivers from the Atlantic Seaboard down their keys and march to the Provincial Legislature.

Executive director for Safety and Security at the City of Cape Town, Richard Bosman said no taxis are expected to be operating between Sea Point and Hout Bay as they hand over their demands.

They are protesting over the taxis recently impounded during protest action and the demand for operating licences in addition to the MyCiti buses.

Richard Bosman, Executive Director for Safety and Security for the City of Cape Town

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